Adam Curtis on the dangers of self-expression

From a conversation with Yancey Strickler  Art Art is good; self-expression is great. What it isn’t is a substitute for political action to transform the world and challenge power. Art is a very good way of distilling and describing the world and the mood of a time. Some of the painters who painted the wives Read more about Adam Curtis on the dangers of self-expression[…]

Why This Radical Leftist is Disillusioned by Leftist Culture

I will always believe in “The Revolution”. But I am becoming very frustrated with modern “activist” culture. First of all, I’m tired of watching people turn into pretentious assholes who think their activism makes them better than everyone else, even those oppressed and marginalized groups with whom they claim “allyship”. If you’ve ever worked in Read more about Why This Radical Leftist is Disillusioned by Leftist Culture[…]